Review: Hair loss in Hydrochlorothiazide
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 29, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Hair loss by studying 57,599 people who take Hydrochlorothiazide. We analyze: the time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Hair loss, gender and age of these people, the severity of Hair loss, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Hydrochlorothiazide. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Hydrochlorothiazide (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of hydrochlorothiazide. It is often used in high blood pressure, blood pressure management. Commonly reported side effects of Hydrochlorothiazide include nausea, nausea aggravated, high blood pressure, fatigue, breathing difficulty.
Hair loss has been reported by people with high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood cholesterol, multiple sclerosis, depression.
On Nov, 23, 2013: 57,575 people reported to have side effects when taking Hydrochlorothiazide. Among them, 528 people (0.92%) have Hair Loss.
Time on Hydrochlorothiazide when people have Hair loss * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hair loss||6.25%||12.50%||12.50%||12.50%||31.25%||25.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hair loss when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
|Hair loss||89.21%||10.79% |
Age of people who have Hair loss when taking Hydrochlorothiazide * :
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||1.09%||3.92%||10.89%||22.44%||61.66% |
Severity of Hair loss when taking Hydrochlorothiazide ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hair loss||0.00%||58.33%||41.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hair loss ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hair loss||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (95 people, 17.99%)
- Blood cholesterol increased (46 people, 8.71%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (36 people, 6.82%)
- Hepatitis c (31 people, 5.87%)
- Depression (26 people, 4.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (92 people, 17.42%)
- Atenolol (77 people, 14.58%)
- Lisinopril (72 people, 13.64%)
- Lipitor (65 people, 12.31%)
- Premarin (54 people, 10.23%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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- By Joe : My insurance company switched me from one generic brand of hydrochlorothiazide to another. i lost a considerable amount of weight starting immediately. make any sense?
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my insurance company and drug supplier switched me to another generic brand. I immediately started loosing weight and have lost 5% weight in less than a month. Make any sense? Suggestions?
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